WOW 24/7 Leisure Listings Friday, April 8th:

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Send your Leisure Listings to What’s On, Newsdesk, Lynn News, Limes House, Purfleet Street, King’s Lynn PE30 1HL. You can also email to and please type in What’s On Listing in the subject box. We like to receive your listings two weeks before the event.


LYNN: True’s Yard Museum:

Continues to Saturday, April 30, Royal King’s Lynn photographic exhibition, 01553 770479.

Greyfriars Art Space:

Continues to April 16, Printmaking by Greyfriars Art Space members, Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm.

Custom House:

Continuing to April 17, Baden Powell cockling boat exhibition, adults £1, children 50p, Monday to Saturday 10am-4.30pm, Sunday noon-4.30pm.

Lynn Town Hall:

Continuing, Stories of Lynn exhibition, open daily 10am-4.30pm, £5, £3.50 (child/conc), £13.50 family.

Lynn Museum:

Continuing, Art of the Mart, 10am-5pm, 0553 775001.

NORTH CREAKE: Creake Abbey Café:

Continuing to June 6, Sarah Caswell new series of floral paintings.


Continuing, RAF Marham centenary year, Monday-Friday 10am-4pm, Saturday 10am-1pm, 01760 721230.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre gallery:

Continuing to April 30, Massingham Open Studios quartet Peter Lawton, Su’en Miller, Baz Pratt and Karen Wadham.


LYNN: Library:

Friday, 2-5pm, Job help free drop-in session, 01553 772568;

Friday, 6-7pm, Colour yourself calm;

Saturday, 9am-4.30pm, Book sale;

Monday, 10am, Football Focus session;

Monday, 10.30-11.30am, Revel in the Bard, celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare with his plays and poetry;

Tuesday, 10am-12, Knit and Natter;

Tuesday, 10.30am-12, Colour yourself calm;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Wednesday, 2.30-3.30pm, King’s Lynn History Discussion Group;

Thursday, 10-10.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time;

Thursday, 10am-12, Local history club.

Gaywood Library:

Friday, 2.30-4.30pm, Stress-free colouring session;

Monday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Wednesday, 9.30-11.30am, start of free 10-week course Quilting for the Community, book your place on 01553 768498.

Natural Therapy Centre, Nelson Street:

Thursday, 6.30-7.30pm, continuing to May 5th, Meditation and Mindfulness six-week course 01553 777133.

Christian Fellowship, Wellesley Street:

Friday, 6-7.30pm, Messy Church with games, activities and hot food, £1.50, call 01553 766333.


Monday, 1.30-3pm, Scrabble club;

Monday, 6-7pm, Crime book club, 01485 540181;

Wednesday, 2-4pm, Email for beginners free two-part course, computer experience essential, must book on 01485 540181.

Thursday, 10-10.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time.

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

Wednesday, 9am-1pm, craft and produce market.

DOWNHAM: Library:

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Scrabble club;

Tuesday, 9.30-11.30am, Ipads for beginners course, continues Thursday same time, £10, must book on 01366 383073;

Wednesday, 10.30-11.30am, Revel in the Bard, celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare with his plays and poetry;

Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, Keep calm and colour in;

Thursday, 10.30-11.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time.


Monday, 10.30am-12, Colour yourself calm session.

WEST WINCH: Primary School:

Saturday, 2-4pm, Messy Church with stories, songs, crafts and tea, 01553 840344.


LYNN: St Raphael Club, Parkway, Gaywood:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of club funds.

Royal British Legion Club:

Wednesday, 3-5pm, branch bingo.

North Lynn Discovery Centre:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo.


Saturday, 7.30pm, Bingo in aid of hall funds.

CLENCHWARTON: Memorial Hall:

Saturday, 2pm, RSPCA jumble sale, 30p, children free, 01366 383751.

DOWNHAM: Town Hall:

Friday, 9.30-11.30am, Coffee morning with stalls and raffle in aid of St Mary’s Church, Wimbotsham, 01366 383121.

FINCHAM: St Martin’s Church:

Wednesday, 10am-noon, coffee morning, in aid of church funds.

GT MASSINGHAM: Village Hall:

Saturday, 11am, Spring Fayre in aid of St Mary’s Church, light lunches and stalls, 01485 520542.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, cash bingo.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo, 077706 13880/078180 74683.

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Friday, 7.45pm, bingo, for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

Friday, 7pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds.

NORTH WOOTTON: House on the Green:

Sunday, 10am-1pm, car boot stall, £6 cars, £8 van, truck or trailer, in aid of Phoenix Youth Project funds, stallholders set up 8.30am.

POTT ROW: Playing field:

Saturday, 10am, charity car boot sale in aid of play area funds, pitches £5, 07585 147957.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, 01553 617550.

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds.

The Paddocks:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, charity bingo.

Salvation Army Centre, Alma Road:

Thursday, 10am-noon, Salvation Army coffee morning and stalls.

SOUTH RUNCTON: Wallington Hall:

Saturday, 11am-1pm, Equestrian table top sale at the Magpie Centre West Norfolk riding for the disabled, entry £1 (under 12s free), pitches £7, barbecue and refreshments available, 01553 672756.

SOUTH WOOTTON: Village Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, Quiz night in aid of Citizens Advice funds, teams four to six, £4 per head, bring your own drinks, refreshments available, 01553 761890.

STOKE FERRY: Village Hall:

Saturday, 7.15pm, Race night in aid of charity;

Sunday, 7.30pm, bingo in aid of hall funds.

SWAFFHAM: Assembly Rooms:

Friday, 9am-2pm, indoor market, free entry, 01760 725499, in conjunction with Iceni Partnership to raise funds for town events.


Saturday, 7pm, charity bingo.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, 01366 500218

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre:

Sunday, 10.30am-4pm, craft fair and ‘classy’ car boot, in aid of village funds and the theatre, £1 entry, under 12s free. 01366 668221.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre:

Thursday, 7.15pm, bingo, in aid of National Childbirth Trust local branch funds, 01553 840882.


LYNN: Professional Development Centre, Kilhams Way:

Friday, 10am, U3A meeting, guest speaker Peter Harris on Norfolk Airfields, new members welcome, 01553 841596.

Friends Meeting House, Bridge Street:

Saturday, 10am-4.30pm, Community Cinema Club film appreciation day, British Films of the 1960s, £20, visit

London Road Methodist Church Hall, County Court Road:

Wednesday, 10.30-11.30am, Osteoporosis Support Group free course, “Living with Osteoporosis”, 01553 773309.

Conservative Club, Gayton

Road, Gaywood:

Saturday, 11.15am, Old Coldstreamers’ Association, also past and present members of Brigade of Guards, 01366 387003.

Conservative Club, London Road:

Thursday, 8pm, Royal Air Forces’ Association, Lynn and District branch, 01553 764330.

Reffley Community Centre:

Friday, 1.30-4.30pm, Pro-Active Care Support activity and social group, 01553 816519.

Wednesday, 10am-noon, Reffley Art Group, all welcome.

Ouse Sailing Club, Ferry Lane:

10.30am, King’s Lynn Collectors’ Club, 01553 671683.

Wednesday, 8.30pm, Renaissance Singles social club.

Providence Street Community Centre:

Wednesday, 7-9pm, Fenland Ukeleles (Flukes) group.

12th Scout Hut, Beulah Street:

Friday, 7.15pm, King’s Lynn Philatelic Society, 01485 544743;

Sunday, 1-6pm, King’s Lynn Roleplay and Wargames Club, 07704 161890.

CLENCHWARTON: Memorial Hall:

Wednesday, 7pm, Lynn Woodturners’ Club, 01553 763275.

DENVER: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Denver Ladies Group.

DOWNHAM: Town Hall:

Thursday, 2-4pm, Silver Threads Club.

Downham Methodist Church Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm Downham Singers, all welcome;

Thursday, 2pm, Downham Market Family History Society;

Thursday, 7.30pm, Singers Inspired Capella Choir, all welcome.

Sovereign Centre, Trafalgar Industrial Estate:

Friday, 10.30am-12.30pm, Downham Carers’ Group.

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Friday, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.


Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Thursday, Torc Sequence Dance Club, members £2, non-members £2.50.


Village Hall:

Sunday, 2.30pm, West Norfolk National Trust Association meeting and illustrated talk by Graeme Simmonds on “History Beneath Your Feet”, entry £4.

STOKE FERRY: All Saints’ Academy:

Thursday, 10.30am, coffee morning;

Thursday, 12, lunch club, £4, must be booked Tuesday before on 01366 500704.

STOW BRIDGE: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Jive survivors dance group, 01553 617392.

SWAFFHAM: Community Centre:

Tuesday, 10.30am, Swaffham Wellbeing group.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach & Horses:

Thursday, 8pm, King’s Lynn Kruisers, for classic, custom and American vehicle enthusiasts.


Sunday, 7.30-10.30pm, Jive survivors dance group, 01553 617392.


Thursday, 8pm, Misfit Molly dance group session, 01366 328422.


William Burt Centre:

Tuesday 2-4pm, New-Lynn Dance Club, admission £3, 01553 760632.

Village Hall:

Tuesday, 7-9pm, Lynn Photography Club.

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Sunday, 7.30pm, Earth’s Angles Spiritual Group with Wisbech medium Paul Mainwaring, free entry.


LYNN: Woolpack:

Sunday, 7.30pm, poker night.


Friday 8pm, Jivin Miss Daisy swing band, tickets £55 must be booked in advance on 01328 738777.


Friday, 7.30pm, Keith’s charity quiz

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursday, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM: Downham Club, Paradise Road:

Thursday and Sunday, 7.30pm, bingo, 01366 382246.

The Cock Inn:

Monday, 8pm, poetry night.

HEACHAM: Fox & Hounds:

Thursday, 9.30pm, quiz night, 01485 570345.

HUNSTANTON: Waterside Bar:

Thursday, 9pm, quiz night, free, 01485 535810.

SHOULDHAM: King’s Arms:

Monday, 8pm, Poems and pint night, 01366 347410.

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach and Horses:

Monday, 7.30pm, charity quiz night, maximum six per team, £5 per person includes basket meal.


LYNN: Corn Exchange:

Friday, 7.30pm, The Hollies (sold out);

Sunday, 7.30pm, dance spectacular with Pasha, £25, concs £23, 01553 764864;

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Puccini’s Tosca, ticket details 01553 764864;

Thursday, 7.30pm, Islands in the Stream (Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers story), £22.50.

St Nicholas’ Chapel:

Friday, 7pm, Creakes Student Chorus and Sinfonia concert, Mozart and Haydn, £18.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Rick Wakeman (sold out);

Sunday, 7.30pm, Solid Gold Country legends, £15-£19, 01485 532252;

Wednesday, 2.30pm, We’ll Meet Again, £14.50, concs £12.50.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre:

Friday and Saturday, 7.30pm, Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads, “A Lady of Letters” and “A Cream Cracker Under the Settee”, £16, concs £12, 01760 755800.

SOUTH CREAKE: St Mary’s Church:

Saturday, 7pm, Creakes Student Chorus and Sinfonia concert, Mozart and Haydn, £18.

SOUTH WOOTTON: St Mary’s Church:

Wednesday, 7pm, Concert with Wolferton Singers and the Dersingham Descanters Handbell Ringers, refreshments and a retiring collection.


LYNN: Norfolk Area Ramblers’

Association, Lynn Group (

Saturday, 10am, Fring 5 miles, led by Sue C 01485 570377;

Sunday, 10.30am, Roydon Common, 4.8 miles or 9.8 miles, led by Sue and Mike 01553 679277;

Tuesday, 10am, Sedgeford and Snettisham brisk 7 miles, led by Katie and James 01485 542848;

Wednesday, 1.30pm, Ringstead area leisurely 3.8 miles, led by Keith 01485 542268;

Wednesday, 2pm, Hillington 4.8 miles, led by Helen.

Thursday, 10am. Ringstead Courtyard Farm 5 miles, led by Keith 01485 542268.


West Norfolk and Breckland areas:

West Norfolk contact is Jackie Squires on 01553 616279; Breckland contact is Stephanie Middleton on 07771 618 565.

Friday, 10.30am, Eau Brink 2.7 miles;

Sunday, 10am, Narborough 4 miles, meet The Ship Chinese restaurant;

Monday, 10am, Mundford 1 mile, meet cricket club car park;

Monday, 10.30am, Castle Acre 2.8 miles, meet Castle car park;

Tuesday, 9.30am, Weeting 4 miles, meet Saxon pub car park;

Wednesday, 9.30am, Castle Acre 6 miles, meet The Green;

Wednesday, 10.30am, Gaywood 1.5 miles, meet library;

Wednesday 2pm, Downham, meet playing field;

Thursday, 10.30am, Great Bircham 3.25 miles, meet Windmill.

TWALK, Denver and Downham walk and talk group:

Walks start at 10am. Contact Ken: 01366 382310.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, meet outside Denver Village Hall;

Wednesday and Friday, meet outside Downham Library.